Toronto Central Academy (TCA) is a private high school with a focus on computer courses. TCA offers unique opportunities and focuses on computer studies, including Computer Science and Computer Engineering. The computer related courses are student-driven. They are either project-based or certificate based.
The project-based courses help students develop software applications.
The certificate based courses help students pass industry certificates such as Certified Java Associate and Certified Java Programmer. TCA is Prometric and Pearson VUE authorized test center. We deliver most IT and computer related certificate exams.
Based on the Ontario Secondary School Curriculum, Our computer courses are based on the Ontario Secondary School Curriculum and are specially designed to prepare students for computer science and engineering related programs in universities. The courses cover high school curriculum expectations, but also go beyond these.
"I transferred to TCA in Grade 12 because I will prepare myself for a Computer Science major at the University of Waterloo." --- Jason Yu, Second Year Student of Computer Science at University of Waterloo.
The classes made my first semester at Waterloo University a lot easier and that small step up snowballed." --- Ivy Wang, Second year student of Computer Science at University of Waterloo.
After taking project-based courses at TCA, I started to love computer science." --- Robert Zhang, Third Year Student of Computer Science at University of Waterloo.
I never thought I would major in Computer Science before I came to TCA." --- William Zhu, Second year student of Computer Science at University of Toronto
The following courses are available.